Junior Network Engineer

Job location:
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Created moment:
March 20, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 06219

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Junior Network Engineer

Job Summary

Junior Network Engineer
Imerys - St Austell
Full time
Hybrid working includes travel outside of the UK
Up to £42000 – dependent on experience

Want to be part of something bigger? 
Our Network & UC team operates across the globe and as our UK based Junior Network Engineer, you’ll be installing, configuring, maintaining, and troubleshooting the network infrastructure equipment. You’ll also be involved in multiple types of demands, and daily operations actions across LAN, WAN, cloud and security devices. You may also have the opportunity to be involved in Run and Build topics.

Although primarily based at our Par Moor site in St Austell there will be a requirement to travel to our sites across the UK and abroad. 

About you
As this position requires travel outside of the UK it is essential that the post holder is able to travel freely within EMEA regions at short notice.

Ideally, you’ll have at least 2 years of operational support experience in a Cisco, Palo Alto, or Forcepoint environment together with:

  • A diploma or degree in Computer science

  • Hands on troubleshooting experience (ITIL approach)

  • Working technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols, and standards, including Cisco Switch & Wifi, Palo Alto firewalls 

  • Fluent spoken and written English 

  • A full and valid UK driving licence is essential

What’s in it for you?
The world leader in mineral-based speciality solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide; there are lots of reasons to join us.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including, Sick Pay, Life Assurance, Employee Assistance Programme, Income Protection, Defined Contribution Pension Plan, Long Service Awards, IML Reward Hub, Employee Discounts, Flu Vouchers, Eye Care Vouchers, Cycle to Work Scheme, Health and Wellbeing Programme. 

We’re an organisation with a wealth of career and development opportunities that allows you to tap into your full potential. Our workplaces are diverse and inclusive, and we foster a collaborative work culture which helps us continually drive innovation in our fields.  

Click apply now to register your interest

Position Type

Full time



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recruiting.support@ imerys.com


To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.